1st XV 2019


"The Central North Island (CNI) 1st XV Rugby competition was established in 2012 and originally consisted of seven schools that were interested in enhancing their rugby programme. The aim of the competition is to provide 1st XV teams with a consistently high standard of challenging rugby fixtures."


  • Lindisfarne College

  • Hutt International Boys' School

  • Wanganui Collegiate


  • 1st XV and Development will train closely together, to make transition between the two teams as easy as possible. The players will support each other with skill development that will  benefit both teams.

  • Onsite rugby camps December & March

  • Pre-season: strength and conditioning, gym work, scheduled and personal fitness sessions.

  • Season:  Tuesday & Thursday after school skills & fitness. Morning gym sessions & fitness. Sunday recovery session.



  • $50:  Rugby Club membership (personal gear bag, tape, ice and other sideline requirements)

  • + Purchase own rugby uniform - playing shirt provided.

  • + Additional travel and associated fixture costs for away games.

  • + Extra Strength & conditioning programmes will be available term 1 and 4.

Coaching Team 2019

  • Stacey Grant

  • Charlie Matthews

  • Gilman Barnit


217 Willow Park Drive, Masterton, Wellington 5871, New Zealand

Phone: (06) 370 0175
Email:  office@rathkeale.school.nz
Fax: (06) 377 9020